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ZIP Code 97601

Primary City:Klamath Falls, OR (View All Cities)
County: Klamath County
Timezone: Pacific (1:52pm)
Area code: 541 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.5, -122.0
ZIP (~42 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 97601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 97601. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 97601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 97601, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Klamath Falls, OR
Acceptable:
Oretech
Unacceptable:
Kfalls, Kingsley Field, Worden

Stats and Demographics for the 97601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 97601 is located in southwest Oregon and covers an extremely large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 97601 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 97601 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,459
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,139
Median Home Value $148,400
Land Area 555.29 sq mi
Water Area 37.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,206
Median Household Income $33,902

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7297366659021,072764635659628755742804730522326243173151
Female692654690823948698603669624762806853748492342277245297
Total1,4211,3901,3551,7252,0201,4621,2381,3281,2521,5171,5481,6571,4781,014668520418448

Gender

 Male 11,236 50%
 Female 11,223 50%
Gender

Race

 White 19,193 85.5%
 Black Or African American 195 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 849 3.8%
 Asian 301 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 27 0.1%
 Other Race 865 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,029 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner954236901,0821,350837478185
Renter725895710671530256149130
Total8201,3181,4001,7531,8801,093627315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,018 44%
 Single Guardian 1,568 17%
 Singles 2,757 30%
 Singles With Roommate 863 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,557 71%
 Households with Kids 2,649 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male140161179120155163127129162135138126120146153152167187243247
Female127144150141139137112124142127130136137160103140164192224227
Total267305329261294300239253304262268262257306256292331379467474

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 97601 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 97601 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 97601 real estate data, the median home value of $148,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 97601 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 97601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 97601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,797 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 83 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 450 2.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 120 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,580 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,560 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,066 37%
 Households Vacant 1,933 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 386 20.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 0.7%
 For Sale Only 227 11.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 788 40.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 494 25.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 368 8%
 1 Bedroom 855 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,982 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,130 26%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,902 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 97601 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 97601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,404 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,695 31%
 No Earnings 7,056 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,404 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,695 31%
 No Earnings 7,056 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,009 87.4%
 Public transportation 82 0.9%
 Taxicab 9 0.1%
 Motorcycle 21 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 647 7.1%
 Worked at Home 398 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,013 14%
 High School Graduate 3,857 54%
 Associate's degree 548 8%
 Bachelor's degree 957 13%
 Master's degree 460 6%
 Professional school degree 156 2%
 Doctorate degree 186 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,034 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 403 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 540 13.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 97601

ZIP Code 97601 is in the Klamath Falls City School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 97601.

Fairview Elementary School
1017 Donald St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Joseph Conger Elementary School
1700 California
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Mills Elementary School
520 East Main St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Pelican Elementary School
501 McLean St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Roosevelt Elementary School
1125 Eldorado St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Ponderosa Junior High School
2554 Main St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Klamath Union High School
1300 Monclaire St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Eagleridge High School
677 South 7th St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Klamath Falls City School District
Adventist Christian School
2499 Main St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Klamath Youth Development Center
2210 N Eldorado Ave
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Integral Youth Services Step-Thru School
115 N 10th St
Klamath Falls, OR 97601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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